Making friends post-grad. Fairy tale or totally tangible?

Commuting 45 minutes to and from work everyday may put a serious dagger into my bank account (thank you gas prices)… but it does leave me with some quality time to spend with the radio waves. Yesterday, I found myself listening to the Johnny Magic Show (one of my early morning staples) and he brought… Read More

Product to live by: Essie Shine of the Times

I haven’t done a product to live by in well… 2 years? (See this post for reference)  Oy. Well. Here I am again because as a grown adult who works a full time job and now fully appreciates the quality of not only a GOOD product, but a product to *live by,* I feel the… Read More

RAK– Random Act of Kindness, March edition

This month I’ve been slacking a bit when it comes to posting about random acts of kindness, but that doesn’t mean I haven’t been doing them! This is all part of my “pay it forward” New Year’s resolution and believe you me I have not given up on it! Experiencing a random act of kindness… Read More

What is needed

Thank you all for the many responses I got in helping my sister and newly doubled family. All three of the children that came into her home came with practically nothing. Not to mention, the state hasn’t given them any funding yet and money does not overflowth here. Not even close. I sat down with… Read More

An important message about my family

  While I like to live my life under the belief system that everything happens for a reason, something happened this week to my family that can only confirm the theory holds some truth. Sunday night my sister Andrea went to bed as usual with her organized, little family. Two kids, two dogs, one Bill…. Read More

Church. giggle giggle. STOP IT, JESSICA.

Church has always been a part of my life… and by choice, at that. Now now… don’t get all weird that I’m writing about church. I get it… it’s one of those subjects where errrrebodies gotta get all stiff about it, but relax. I’m not here to tell you what to believe. I started going… Read More